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==Directions==
 
==Directions==
Get started by contacting the [mailto:dan.kowal@noaa.gov NGDC Data Administrator] with a brief description of the data you wish to have stewarded by a NOAA Data Center. You can fill out the [[media:NGDC_R_To_A_Questionnaire.doc|NGDC Preliminary Appraisal Questionnaire]] as a means for describing the data. If the data set is appropriate for NGDC, the data administrator will set up a user account for the requester and register an archive project; otherwise, other options will be offered. Once the account has been set up, ATRAC will notify the requester with a temporary password and login information. The data administrator will follow up with further information about how to access the '''Request to Archive Form'''.
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Get started by contacting the [mailto:ngdc.data-admin@noaa.gov NGDC Data Administrator] with a brief description of the data you wish to have stewarded by a NOAA Data Center. You can fill out the [[media:NGDC_R_To_A_Questionnaire.doc|NGDC Preliminary Appraisal Questionnaire]] as a means for describing the data. If the data set is appropriate for NGDC, the data administrator will set up a user account for the requester and register an archive project; otherwise, other options will be offered. Once the account has been set up, ATRAC will notify the requester with a temporary password and login information. The data administrator will follow up with further information about how to access the '''Request to Archive Form'''.
  
 
==ATRAC Access==
 
==ATRAC Access==
 
* [https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/atrac/index.html ATRAC Homepage]
 
* [https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/atrac/index.html ATRAC Homepage]
 
* [https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/atrac/login.html?path=index ATRAC Login]
 
* [https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/atrac/login.html?path=index ATRAC Login]

Revision as of 08:55, 5 March 2013

Introduction

NGDC is now using The Advanced Tracking and Resource tool for Archive Collections (ATRAC) for handling all requests to archive data. This system provides a common interface for users to enter and display information on archiving projects at the NOAA National Data Centers.

Directions

Get started by contacting the NGDC Data Administrator with a brief description of the data you wish to have stewarded by a NOAA Data Center. You can fill out the NGDC Preliminary Appraisal Questionnaire as a means for describing the data. If the data set is appropriate for NGDC, the data administrator will set up a user account for the requester and register an archive project; otherwise, other options will be offered. Once the account has been set up, ATRAC will notify the requester with a temporary password and login information. The data administrator will follow up with further information about how to access the Request to Archive Form.

ATRAC Access